G. Richard Dew Award for Journalistic Service

The G. Richard Dew Award, the PNA's most prestigious honor for outstanding journalism, was established in memory of G. Richard Dew, former general manager of PNA (then named PNPA) and former executive director of the Pennsylvania Society of News Editors (PSNE).

This award is given to an individual or organization that has made an outstanding contribution to the community or state through an article or series of articles published in print and/or online, that demonstrate:

  • Improvement in the quality of community life
  • Enhancement of public understanding of the role of the news media
  • Journalistic responsiveness to matters of public interest

View the 2016 Specialty Contest Rules and Specialty Entry Form.

The winner will be announced by early October. The award will be presented during the Newspaper of the Year Awards Brunch, Nov. 4, 2016, at The Omni Bedford Springs Resort, in conjunction with the PNA Annual Convention

Questions?  Contact the PNA Foundation at foundation@pa-news.org or 703-3003.


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